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teaching and learning conference

N O V E M B E R  2 , 8 : 3 0 A M - 6 : 0 0 P M
H O S T E D   A T   E M M A N U E L   C O L L E G E
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Linda B. Nilson
Dr. Linda B. Nilson is director emerita of the Office of Teaching Effectiveness and
Innovation (OTEI) at Clemson University, and author of Teaching at Its Best: A Research-
Based Resource for College Instructor. She has given over 450 keynotes, webinars, and
live workshops at conferences, colleges, and universities, both nationally and internationally
on dozens of topics related to college teaching and scholarly productivity.
Dr. Nilson’s career as a full-time faculty development director spanned over 25 years. She
was a National Science Foundation Fellow at the University of Wisconsin, Madison,
where she received her Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in sociology. She has also held leadership
positions in the POD Network, Toastmasters International, Mensa, and the Southern
Regional Faculty and Instructional Development Consortium.
Workshop 1: Self-Regulated Learning: Active Learning on the Inside
Workshop 2: Ensuring and Assessing the Learning in Authentic Experiential Learning
Questions? cofadmin@colleges-fenway.org